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Boat Becomes Symbol of Hope for Tsunami Survivors
The Japanese town of Rikuzentakata lost everything when a tsunami struck its shores three years ago.
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Mon Mar 10, 2014
Kayaker missing on Smith's South Fork
The Del Norte County Search and Rescue team was searching for a missing kayaker in the Upper South Fork Smith River on Monday after the male boater was separated from his kayak and the other kayaker who was with him during a trip that started Sunday, the Sheriff's Office said.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Community Connections: Celebrating World Rotaract Week
I remember the moment I was an official high school graduate. Somebody, probably the principal, announced the graduating class, and we all took off our graduation caps and threw them into the air.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
The Fresno Bee
Ashley Swearengin's controller campaign fuels questions about Fresno mayor's job
A political expert wonders if Ashley Swearengin can run for state controller and run California's fifth-largest city at the same time.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Fishing the North Coast: Falling rain and rising rivers keeping...
Options may be limited for the next four to five days for North Coast steelhead fishermen as the rivers, as well as the weather, remains unsettled.
3 local churches team up for Prayer Day
The inspiring World Day of Prayer was celebrated Friday, evening at St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Crescent City.
News of Record Feb. 21-27, 2014
Del Norte County Superior Court felony and misdemeanor sentencings for the week of Feb. 21–27 include: • Charles I. Hodson, 59, Crescent City, was sentenced to one day in County Jail, three years probation, 40 hours of community work service and fined $1,436 for allowing a place for maintaining a controlled substance
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Have you seen this woman?
Family and friends of a missing Fortuna woman are seeking help in locating Danielle Nicole Brooks-Bertolini, 23, who has not been seen or heard from since Feb. 8 in Fortuna.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Fishing the North Coast: Klamath adult salmon numbers on the...
After two "out of this world" salmon seasons for the coastal waters off of Eureka and Crescent City -- as well as the Klamath River -- the numbers had nowhere to go but down.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Burglary suspect holes up in home with children
A burglary suspect was caught mid-heist before leading law enforcement on a chase through an apartment with three small children inside Friday night, authorities said.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
DN's delegation to Japan
Halie DeArman, right, learns Japanese calligraphy during a visit of a delegation from Del Norte High to Takata High School in Rikuzentakata, Japan, the origination point for a boat that washed ashore in Crescent City after the March 2011 tsunami and was returned with the students' help.
State Senate hopeful pays visit to Del Norte
A Santa Rosa accountant who hopes to represent Del Norte as its state senator visited Crescent City on Wednesday to gather signatures and turn them into the county Elections Office.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
San Francisco Bay View
How torture is inflicted on prisoners in solitary confinement
This is a glimpse into torture by prison staff, using any means available, of which solitary confinement at Pelican Bay State Prison in California is only a reflection of the inhumane treatment and clear U.S. constitutional violations of our First, Fifth, Eighth and 14th Amendment rights that prisoners in solitary everywhere are subjected to.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Briefs Feb. 20, 2014
Sinkhole on Highway 101 An active sinkhole on U.S. Highway 101 south of Crescent City has Caltrans staff constantly monitoring the situation in case it becomes something bigger.
Tell us your stories of the 1964 tidal waves
Next month brings the 50th anniversary of the tsunami that devastated Crescent City and also hit other parts of Del Norte County on March 27-28, 1964.
'The walls can be my canvas'
Former Crescent City house painter is putting a new twist on her old trade Brookings artist Bonnie Loewen is merging her experience as a house painter and artistic creativity to bring a new look into homes.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Report of thrown stick leads to drug arrests
A stick-throwing incident led to drug-related arrests for two Crescent City residents Saturday night.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Bridge to Somewheres: A Golden Gate Bridge Director's 710-Mile Commute
Twice a month, Gerald Cochran ambles aboard a small turboprop plane and soars 355 miles from his home in Crescent City to San Francisco.
News of Record Feb. 7-13, 2014
Del Norte County Superior Court felony and misdemeanor sentencings for the week of Feb. 7–13 include: • Jake Marcel Dionne, 23, Crescent City, was sentenced to one year in County Jail, three years probation and fined $1,100 for resisting arrest and transportation for sale of a controlled substance
Fri Feb 14, 2014
Wedding: Reilley, Hopkins
Casey Reilley and Sarah Hopkins of Crescent City were married Jan. 1, 2014, at the River Front Lodge in Grants Pass, Ore.